The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
This latest interview gives us an insight into the life of 75-year-old Grosse Ile resident and Township Treasurer Ted Van Os.
How long have you been a resident of Grosse Ile?
My wife June and I have lived on Grosse Ile since 1990 — so, about 28 years. We came to Grosse Ile from Livonia. I had moved back to Michigan from Texas in the 1970s to form a mechanical contracting business that dealt mostly with the Big Three. Read More…